Professor of Structural Biology
Professor Zihe Rao graduated from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 1977, and got his master degree from the Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 1982. In 1989, Professor Rao received his doctorate from Melbourne University and then joined Prof. Dave Stuart’s group in Oxford University, where he worked until 1996. He is now a professor and head of the Laboratory for Structural Biology at Tsinghua University.
Professor Rao's interests are Structural Virology; Structural Biology; Mechanical signaling in tumor and immunology.